ZOMG. Is that Optimus Prime...on the iPhone??? This, and more stories from this week in video games:

G1 Transformers Awaken On The iPhone
Now if we only knew anything about the game.

LittleBigPlanet Is Also Playable... In 3D!!!
A cute game, but I don't play it much in 2D.

Borderlands Level Cap Raise Confirmed by Gearbox
And with that one, solitary headline, weeks of my life are sacrificed to the gaming gods.

Link has Trouble Staying on Task (Comic)
It's funny because it's true.

A Closer Look At NieR
This game looks gross. So you have to see it.

Get A Little Depressed With The Heavy Rain Demo
Once again, if you have a PS3, Heavy Rain should be on your must-play list.

Frankenreview: Dark Void
Every new year comes with a new gimmick that comes with a mediocre shooter attached. Looks like Dark Void fills that role...but that jetpack looks so fun!

How Cover Shaped Gaming's Last Decade
An excellent retrospective on the gaming industry's new jump button.

2009 Game of the Year Finalist Debate: Demon's Souls
Quite simply, this is my favorite Kotaku post in some time. Check it out.